Meghan Boenig, head coach of UGA’s equestrian team, received the Golden Saddle Award from the Georgia Commodity Commission for Equine. Each year this award is given to an individual who promotes the horse industry in Georgia.
The Georgia Commodity Commission for Equine held a reception Feb. 2, where Boenig was given her award. The event honors Georgians ages 6-19 who have placed first in a state show or in the top 10 in a world or national show. Attendees were honored by the governor and legislators.